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I Am Frida Kahlo



Frida Kahlo

A Performance Depicting the Tumultuous Life of the Famous Mexican Artist

Born Magdalena Carmen Frida Kahlo y Calderón was a Mexican painter known for her many self-portraits and works inspired by the nature and artifacts of Mexico.

Written and directed by Cerritos College Spanish Professor Froylán Cabuto, I Am Frida Kahlo is an exhilarating Spanish-language performance that depicts the tumultuous life of one of the most influential female artists of the twentieth century. The presentation depicts a reincarnation of Frida Kahlo’s life that gives her a voice to tell her own, true story. The original show features live music, dance performances, and digital media elements, and recounts Kahlo’s alter-ego who becomes her own critic. The stage play explores the creative process by which she developed some of her most outstanding art pieces while touching on the social and political issues of her time.


Friday, November 15
Saturday, November 16
Friday, November 22
Saturday, November 23
Doors open at 7:30 p.m. and the Performance begins at 8:00 p.m. at the Burnight Center Theatre / Cerritos College located at 11110 Alondra Blvd., Norwalk, CA 90650

Pre-sale tickets are $15 general / $10 online-only price offered to Cerritos College students who have a Cerritos Student I.D. with current semester ASCC sticker, presented at the box office. Tickets purchased at the door are $20 / $15 ASCC discount (with current semester’s ASCC sticker on id card), staff, or senior  tickets.

Exposed to a pain that would have been impossible for most to endure: her tragic accident when she was only 18, followed by 32 operations culminating in the amputation of her leg shortly before her death. What set Frida apart is not her turbulent life, but an infallible creative spirit.

Tickets may be purchased online (credit card only) two hours prior to show time at or in the box office one hour prior to each performance.

For more information on I Am Frida Kahlo, please call (562) 467-5058 or visit

We are sorry but no children under five years of age are permitted.

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